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Identifying Children at Very Low Risk of Clinically Important Blunt Abdominal Injuries. Annals of Emergency Medicine, Available online 1 Feb 2013
Rationale, Timeline, Study Design and Protocol Overview of the Therapeutic Hypothermia After Pediatric Cardiac Arrest (THAPCA) Trials. Pediatr Critical Care Med[in press]
Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Fluid Therapy and Cerebral Injury: The Design of a Factorial Randomized Controlled Trial. Pediatric Diabetes 2013 Mar 13.
Cranial CT use for minor blunt head trauma in children is associated with race/ethnicity. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012
A Multicenter Study of the Risk of Intra-abdominal Injury in Children After Normal Abdominal CT Scans in the Emergency Department. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2013 Apr 25.
PECARN, the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network, is the first federally-funded pediatric emergency medicine research network in the United States. PECARN conducts high-priority, multi-institutional research on the prevention and management of acute illnesses and injuries in children and youth of all ages.
PECARN is supported by cooperative agreements between six academic medical centers and the Health Resources Services Administration / Maternal and Child Health Bureau / Emergency Medical Services for Children Program (HRSA / MCHB / EMSC).